Politics

Peurto Rico has been in dire straights financially for several years now. Today they announced they cannot and will not pay their debt. It will be the largest default of […]

This coming week the Greek drama will get very interesting. On Monday, or sometime this week, Greek banks will very likely shut down temporarily (perhaps for a few days), since, […]

Well the annual summer drama of another Greek tragedy is unfolding once again. Europeans usually love to laze and sunbath in the summers, but this perennial Greek drama seems to […]

Kurding with the Kurds

I have no idea what “kurding” means, but since I made it up, it now means a form of Turkish Kurd Party. Last night I met up with my German […]

Komunist Replublica!!

Yes I understand that the title is an oxymoron; it’s intended for humor sake which you will understand later in this blog. Taxim is the true city center of Istanbul, […]